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News: Accepting Applications for 2021-2022 Academic Year

February 23, 2021

This academic year has been very unique due to COVID-19 and all the challenges it has presented to teachers, staff, and students. Even with all the obstacles, we started in-person school on September 8, when we welcomed 64 new students to MCS. Twelve additional new students joined after the first day of school, bringing our current enrollment to 235. Thanks to our community’s commitment, as well as the diligent work […] Read more...

News: Geography Bee

February 15, 2021

This year for Catholic Schools’ Week, Mater Christi School decided to compete in a virtual Geography Bee challenge! MCS is no stranger to holding a National Geographic Geography Bee, as we have had one each of the last twenty-plus years. However, the National Geographic Society canceled the event this year because of COVID-19.  Mr. Brent Tremblay, our middle school social studies teacher, decided to keep the tradition going virtually. Prior […] Read more...

News: MCS Ice Rink

February 9, 2021

“We plant the seeds, but God makes things grow…”  – St. Paul November 17th saw an unusual gathering of MCS parents on the playing field.  What germinated on that day was the seed of an idea for afterschool student activity this coming winter.  What has grown up, however, has been much more than expected; a transformational addition to school life at Mater Christi.   In the midst of the darkest months […] Read more...

News: Tree Lighting

December 22, 2020

For seven years, the annual tree lighting has marked the start of the Christmas season for the Mater Christi School community. Since it began, one year after the passing of a beloved Mater Christi alumna, Emily Lyman, the event has grown and flourished under the thoughtful shepherding of faculty, staff, and students.  Now the event is observed in memory of both Emily and Ryan Collins, another MCS student who was […] Read more...